The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 110 108 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13  
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 2 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.17% 0.54% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 1.83% 9.30% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

MS Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 109 86 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 9.01% 5.80% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79 60 112
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing MS Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Cambridge

MS Project
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project in Cambridge.

Salary trend for MS Project in Cambridge

MS Project
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Capita
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft